from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing bubbles.
  • adj. Makes a hissing sound.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The black scoter, a duck, Œdemia americana.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. hissing and bubbling


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